Lorrha GAA news for 2 November

November 8, 2018

Lotto: The numbers drawn last week were: 1 – 2 – 13 – 25. No Winner.
Lucky Dips: Mary Gormley, Mary Houlihan, Kathleen Burke, Anne Dillon, Ann D Smyth.
Promoters: Margaret Gleeson, Noreen Lewis, Brophys.
Our jackpot now stands at €11,550. Thank you for your continued support. You can also play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.
Under 21 Hurling: Lorrha lost 3-12 to 1-8 to Toomevara in the first round of the North U21 ‘A’ Hurling Championship in Borrisokane on Bank Holiday Monday. Lorrha trailed 2-3 to 0-7 at the break after playing with the wind before succumbing to a stronger Toome after the break. Lorrha now face Burgess in a quarter final.
Shinty: Well done to Patrick Maher who was on the Ireland team which defeated Scotland in the first test of the Shinty International at Croke Park last Saturday evening. Eoin McIntyre also played in an exhibition game at between the Shinty and International Rules series games last Saturday night last also.
Dates for your Diary: Auction – Sunday, 15th December; Senior club AGM – Wednesday, 18th December at 8.00pm.
Community Work Scheme: Lorrha GAA Club have secured a second Community Employment Scheme. The post is for people who have been on social welfare for the last 12 months and who are over 25 years of age. Applications are being handled through the FAS office in Nenagh.
First Aid Course: North Tipperary Sports Partnership is running a Sports First Aid training course on Saturday 16th November in the Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh from 10am – 5pm.
Numbers are limited to a maximum of 12 participants and places will be allocated on a first to register basis, so early booking is advised. The cost of the course is €70 per person.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants are presented with a Sports First Aid Certificate and a Heartsaver AED card from the Irish Heart Foundation/ CFR community from PHECC, which is valid for two years. For further information or to register please contact Elaine Cullinan or Sharon McLoughney at the North Tipperary Sports Partnership office. Tel: 067-43604; Email:; Web:
Tipperary GAA Clubs Draw: We would ask all the draw promoters and subscribers to bring their accounts up to date ahead.
Gym Membership: (All rates are inclusive of club membership rates above) Adult Players – €150 (€50+€100); Non-Playing member – €150 (€30+€120); Student – €100 (€20+€80); Family (2+2) – €200 (€80+€120); Non club member – €150. Individual rates are €3 per session for club members and €5 per session for non members. For further information, contact Sean Mannion 087-3643031.
Sports Hall or Function Room booking: If anyone or any sports team would like to use of our facilities, which include a sports hall, gym or training field with floodlights or function room, contact Sean Mannion on 087-3643031.
Social Dancing: continues this Friday night to the music of Declan Aungier. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am. Refreshments served.